KUALA LUMPUR: The benchmark FBM KLCI stayed higher at mid-morning at over the 1,790-level on kept purchasing energy in chose heavyweights, in the midst of unfaltering provincial markets. – Stock Pick in Malaysia
At 11.05am (Stock Pick in Malaysia),
The key FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) rose 6.50 focuses to 1,796.51 from Thursday’s 1,790.01, in the wake of opening 1.3 focuses better at 1,791.31.
Nonetheless, showcase expansiveness was negative with failures outpacing gainers 352 to 273, while 350 counters were unaltered, 819 untraded and 24 others suspended.
Turnover remained at 779.997 million offers worth RM482.84 million.
Among heavyweights, TNB rose eight sen to RM14.50, Axiata went up five sen to RM5.02, MISC bounced nine sen to RM7.44, Public Bank expanded six sen to RM20.44, Sime Darby added two sen to RM9.63, CIMB increased one sen to RM6.77 while Maybank was level at RM9.64.
Effectively exchanged stocks toward the beginning of today included SMTrack, which expanded 1.5 sen to seven sen, Netx Holdings and Frontken crept up a large portion of a-sen each to six sen and 31 sen, individually, while Nexgram and Sumatec were level at five sen and 5.5 sen. – Stock Pick in Malaysia
The FBM Emas Index enhanced 29.51 focuses to 12,786.83, the FBMT100 Index was 31.42 focuses higher at 12,428.99, the FBM Emas Shariah Index extended 36.74 focuses to 12,996.89, the FBM 70 declined 12.35 focuses to 15,186.57 and the FBM Ace fell 4.92 focuses to 6,337.35.
On a sectoral premise, the Finance Index progressed 54.69 focuses to 16,929.61, the Plantation Index rose 7.97 focuses to 7,936.55 and the Industrial Index was 9.06 focuses higher at 3,296.37.